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Jan 20, 2013 4:00am EST
millions of dollars for great energy and the 2009 stimulus package went to foreign companies. with more on this and, senior political columnist for the washington examiner. it's great to see you again, as always. i mean, look at the dollars and sincere. 16 billion for the green energy program. one out of $4 went to foreign companies. does that make any sense you? >> this is what happens when the government tries to get in a situation of picking winners and losers. it doesn't even do that very well. they're trying to reward the american companies. oh, here is a subsidy for installing windmills or installing solar panels. guess what, a good chance they are going to be made overseas. a good chance that a lot of these subsidies are going to go before companies. and this is been true in many government programs, not just obama's stimulus, but obama through the stimulus really ramped up the degree of the government handing out money to green energy. gerri: france, spain, japan, italy, you name it, are cut money when all over the planet. here's the thing that is really frustrating. permanent a
Jan 16, 2013 9:30pm PST
them self. >> hello,ishv. my name is ian kalen, hottved by the department of energy and i support thuous us chief technology officer todd park who is not the cto, but assistant to the president. >> and i'm peter hirschberg, run publicly a dozen hack-a-thon, [speaker not understood], build apps and explore what's possible. >> i'm chris, the co-founder and ceo of 100-plus and we use data from many different sources to try to help people be more healthy in their daily life. >> hi. [speaker not understood]. we're a mapping and location-based analytics platform. and we are working with open data and trying to see how we can turn data into information, data into knowledge, and the kind of decision products. >> hi, i'm john, ceo of motion loft. we're trying to understand how people move around cities and provide that data to the public to build new tools for public safety. >> hi, i'm [speaker not understood] with code for america. we're a peace core for geeks. we're trying to bring talent from the private second for and government to innovate. we work with dozens of citieses across the c
Jan 21, 2013 2:00am PST
, energy and we want to be sure in the country these debates are not quiet debates in rooms in washington, exclusively. that there are people out there in the country pushing for action. >> chris: when the president talks in that clip about the republicans have suspicions about social security. suspicions about feeding poor kids, that is not true. >> listen, chris -- >> they have different ideas about how to save social security. not suspicions about social security. >> well, i think again, where common ground does exist on the need to reduce the deficit in a balanced way that will help the economy grow, amongst democrats on the hill, and, a few republicans, the barrier to progress here is not the president. we need to see more republicans and congress -- in congress willing to compromise, even on revenues. >> chris: they say they need to see the president willing to compromise on spending cuts and entitlement reform. >> let's look at what we offered speaker boehner. it is public. $400 billion in health care savings we offered, and $200 billion of additional cuts in domestic spending and
FOX Business
Jan 22, 2013 12:00am EST
to the threat of climate change. the president also emphasizing the importance of sustainable energy sources like wind and solar power. he said, investing in clean energy is an economic solution for the u.s. the administration is now scrapping a plan for tough new fracking rules. the measure unveiled would have forced energy companies to reveal the chemicals there were using when drilling on public land. in entirely new draft of final regulations are set to be the first major rule governing the process. you want to watch that very closely. and a handful of energy companies. fortune magazine's list the -- listed the top 100 companies to work for. fun factor in the back in 2010 the oil and gas promised the staff that if it doubles its production rate and reserves by 2015 every employee will get a check for a hundred thousand dollars. everyone. and an earlier held goal that was meant rewarded 400 workers with 50,000 each. sounds pretty good. one to trade in the dusty old van gogh for a luxury it -- luxury getaway in st. barts? the ceo of a new pond business that only caters to the 2%. good news
Jan 16, 2013 4:00pm EST
driving earning as well as the economy. autos, housing, manufacturing and energy. we think the private recovery gdp could be 3%, offset by fiscal headwinds in the government, but we think it's a pretty good backdrop and seeing lots to do. travel all the time. been in europe and asia, there's some things we're very excited about that we're partnering with our clients, and i think we'll make good money. >> you also talk about being overweight real assets. what do you mean by real esas? >> one thing in our energy group, one of the pioneers in this group, going to the energy companies and also buying wells and oil in the ground so i would think about it ahead of our group who likes to say we're creating bonds in the ground so oil where you get a yield and inflation protection and growth. that's hard to match when you think about a tip security where you actually have to pay for the yield, so that's been a very exciting area. same thing in real estate. we've been doing a lot with the firm's balance sheet. one thing we try to eat what we're cooking and have almost a $7 billion balance sheet.
Jan 18, 2013 1:00pm EST
>>> it is time now for final trades and pete, you are on the hot seat. >> going into the energy space, these drillers have been hot. i think noble is one of the better ones in the field. >> paloalto networks. >> oh, good one. that was tweeted to me as well. >> j & j. new management could be on the cusp. a multiyear trade. >> mr. j? >> j.p. morgan. >> options action money in motion tonight at 5:00. follow me on twiter. send me some stock names. we will see you next week. >>> scott, thank you very much. welcome to "power lunch." simon is in for sue. major developments on the terrorist attack involving westerners in algeria. first we go to onhto john harwo. >> we have a stance from house republicans they will put on the house floor next week and presumably pass it if they have done chir whip counts accurately. that is that the debt limit would be extended. it is now due to run out between february 15th and march 1st. now extended to april 15th with the condition that the house and senate both pass a budget. this is an effort to tweak the senate which has not passed a budget for the
Jan 22, 2013 7:00am EST
. the path towards sustainable energy sources will be long and sometimes difficult, but america cannot resist this transition. we must lead it. we cannot cede to other nations the technology that will power new jobs and industry. we must claim its promise. that's how we will maintain our economic vitality and our national presence of forests and waterways, snow-capped peaks, crop lands. and how we will preserve our planet, commanded to our care by god. that is what will lend meaning to the creed our fathers once declared. host: the wall street journal on climate change has this. in flushing, new york, an independent. how are you? caller: good morning. i liked his speech, because it was different from the last one, because it concentrated on how to make america a better country rather than being the military police for the world. he was tempted to talk about north africa and al qaeda and all these things, but he wants to make america stronger. cost is too much. america is not respected, even spending all this money. how to make america big and strong, how to teach our kids, how to respect peop
Jan 21, 2013 5:00pm PST
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Jan 17, 2013 4:00pm EST
energy company. so that is not surprising. what was surprising about this attack was the choice of target. aqim has targeted energy workers before, most notably in 2010 when another aqim commander kidnapped seven employees of the -- of a subcontractor of the french nuclear firm and this was surprising given the level of security that is generally present at oil and gas sites in algeria. >> andrew joining us from senegal at the new america foundation, an expert on this subject. we'll check back with you. thank you very much for that information. >>> and for the first time since the aurora massacre in colorado, the actual theater where it happened is now reopening, but not everyone is happy about it. , we replaced people with a machine. what? customers didn't like it. so why do banks do it? hello? hello?! if your bank doesn't let you talk to a real person 24/7, you need an ally. hello? ally bank. your money needs an ally. ♪ ♪ hi dad. many years from now, when the subaru is theirs... hey. you missed a spot. ...i'll look back on this day and laugh. love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru
Jan 15, 2013 5:00pm PST
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Jan 21, 2013 3:00am PST
tie sod said it would be nice if the president focused on jobs and the energy crisis in the second term. >> jobs has not gotten lost. energy, the push too renewal energy, immigration reform starting off, of course, with the efforts to reduce gun violence in the country and climate change. climate change part of the renewal energy those are priorities for the president. i think in these first 18 months before people start saying, he is a lame duck. don't pay any attention to what he is doing. the first 18 months, we are going to see some action on those news. lois from new york. >> i am going to turn the phone down. i was listening to you. i was thinking about the things you thought president obama has done so well. i thought he was in my dreams? i just finished saying everything. i think he has done a great job on all of that. i remember, bill, when he first came to. i remember him signing the legislation into law where women could get equal pay for equal work. >> that was the first one, first one he signed. >> i remember when i was in college my
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am PST
breaking inaugurations. but this, you can just feel the energy all around the mall right now. i think this is going to be a very memorable day. >> beautiful, beautiful day. 1.8 million people turned out four years ago. they're expecting that number to be roughly half. christi paul is on the national mall, where folks have begun to gather. the festivities have begun to officially start. got a lot of people behind you now. >> reporter: this helps too with the weather. you get them all cuddled up there, and you're warmer. we've been seeing a steady stream of people coming in. i want to introduce you to -- i know it's all about president obama, but i've got a fellow politician here. for one thing, this guy was able to weasel himself onto a trip of 11 women from atlanta coming down. he's the only male that made it into the group. and on top of that, mr. marcus williams here, you're in ninth grade. what did you work out with your school? >> what happened was, basically, my grandmother, she's a travel agent. and she planned a trip to come to the inauguration this year. and she had a seat lef
Jan 21, 2013 4:00am PST
will stand up and lean on. >> if i add gun control and climate change to that, and talk about energy, right there, a very big to-do list, some people say, yeah, a year, two, before it becomes very lame duckish. really? six major items? >> a lot of consensus on the country despite the divisive issues. on guns, a lot of consensus ground to do a lot of positive things to make cities and places across america safer. consensus on jobs and on foreign policy, making america stronger in trade and national security. >> the way you talk it makes it sound as if we don't have a really divided congress. talking to people on both sides pretty much every day of my work day. >> nothing worthwhile is easy and every inch of ground the president has to gain. but a lot of wind at his back right now and i won't say he will do lay-ups, but this president delivered through his first term. he has been able to do a lot in the first term. the second term will be a good one. >> do you think we'll hear in the inauguration address that talks about that? will you hear -- they told us, unity and hopeful. that's about it.
Jan 17, 2013 1:00pm EST
. there are conflicting reports about casualties. b.p. along with other energy companies in the country are moving nonessential employees from algeria. once again, in the last hour the white house strongly condemning the attack on the plant and the white house spokesperson saying president obama is being briefed regularly on the situation. they would not provide any clarity about whether or not there are u.s. drones over algeria at this point. to give you the background, a group connected to al qaeda has claimed responsibility for this attack. they said it is in retaliation for fran's moving into mali. they tried to put a stop to islamic militants trying to take over that country. >> michelle, the earlier reports i saw in the associated press, news source, there were multiple fatalities, maybe as many as 35 among the whose stages. that is now an unreliable report, right? >> absolutely. at this point no one at any senior level in any senior government can confirm those numbers for us at this point or those reports. >> michelle, thank you very much. >>> onto the debt ceiling. the deadline approachin
Jan 17, 2013 2:00am PST
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Jan 21, 2013 8:00am PST
storms. the path towards sustainable energy sources will be long and sometimes difficult. but america cannot resist this transition, we must lead it. we cannot see each other at nations that technology that will power new jobs and industries. we must claim its promise. that is how we will maintain our economic vitality and our national treasure. our croplands and snowcapped peaks. that is how we will preserve our planet. commanded to our care by god. that is what will lend meaning to the creed that our fathers once declared. we, the people, still believe that enduring security and lasting peace do not require perpetual war. [applause] our brave men and women in uniform, tempered by the flames of battle are unmatched skill and courage. our citizens know too well the price paid for liberty. the knowledge that their sacrifice will keep us forever vigilant against those who would do us harm. we are also heirs to those who wanted peace and not just the wars. that's lessons that we must carry into those times today as well. we will defend our people and uphold our values for strengthening o
Jan 18, 2013 3:00pm EST
. finally, the third of three master limited partnerships, suncoke energy, priced at $19, a little bit below, but you can see, guys, a fairly good week, fairly active week for ipos. >> thanks, bob. final stretch of the week. a pretty good week. 50 minutes before the closing bell sounds. dow jones industrial average still climbing, up 12 points on the session. >> the economy -- the stocks have been rallying as the economy improves, that's what's happening here, so the question inevitably becomes when does fed chairman bernanke finally have to be convinced that it's time to put the brakes on the economic stimulus? both sides that have issue coming up. >> a big debate on that one. then a document dump finally allowing investors an inside look at the fed's first response to the financial crisis. and put it this way. no one really comes out looking so great. we'll have the details and tell you what's in the documents. you're going to want to hear on them. >> oh, holy auto auction, batman. the original batmobile is hitting the auction block, the original adam west batmobile, and you will not belie
Jan 17, 2013 5:00pm PST
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Jan 21, 2013 7:00am PST
in an education, investing in energy is the way we are going to move the country forward. >> i want to let you know what's going on, we are about to see the president come onto the inaugural platform. that's what everybody is waiting for there. i'm sorry, go ahead. >> and i think this is going to be a real conversation that he's got to win with the american people that we can do something about our finances and still accomplish all those investments to take us to the next level of energy independence, of education, competing on the world platform in education. and doing the infrastructure that we are talking about when it comes to rail, when it comes to bridges, when it comes to the basics that help businesses across america. how are you going to do that? and how are you going to convince the republicans that you have to make these investments if you are going to move the country forward? we have two different philosophies on how to create jobs in this country. republicans think the government doesn't have a role. president obama, the democrats, the progressive community believe that you have
Jan 20, 2013 1:20pm EST
and the senator from the commonwealth of massachusetts. >> i am cleric paschal -- claire mccaskill. the energy in this room is amazing. i am taking it with me. i will draw upon it many times over the next six years when there are tough votes ahead. many people heard of todd a a senator or as statewide official. i was the doctor of the first woman elected to the council in the town -- daughter of the first woman ever elected to the council the town ichor up in. i knew what it took. it was not a mystery. willing to take risks and hard work. before anyone had heard of todd akin, she said she could not win. the terrain is too tough in a red stain like missouri. of-- state like misery. i said i have a plan. they did not listen. many did not return my calls. then there was emily's list. they listened. they returned my calls. stephanie and her team of hundreds and thousands of women across the country said we support what you are doing. we understand your plan. they got it. if this helps the extreme type a and when the republican primary that could be a gift for every candidates in the country by exp
Jan 21, 2013 7:00am PST
particularly on energy which will be a very important part, we hope -- i hope -- i hope you guys hope -- of the president's second term, especially as it relates to jobs and the economy. all right. so stay right with us because there is a lot going on. a lot of great, political faces to see. like peter king's right behind us. if you like the academy awards and you like politics, this is the place to be. don't go away. >>>> jennifer: welcome back to current tv's coverage of president barack obama's inauguration. we've got bill press who's on the parade grounds or on the grounds of the mall. we've got michael shure in portland, oregon. watch this feed right here of the presidential motorcade coming from the white house to the capitol and in fact, my favorite bit of presidential inauguration trivia is about the carriage that was built to transport martin van buren to his inauguration in 1837. that carriage, unlike this cadillac, was constructed of timber from the dismantled u.s.s. constitution. can you imagine that? that carriage, obviously being hugely symbolic. very, very exciting mome
Jan 19, 2013 9:00am EST
with his brother wise. they were on the purple caravan yesterday. they have so much energy they are so fired up tomorrow it was easy to come out this morning. >> these are very smart guys aren't they? >> they are incredibly smart. they are evil genius smart. by far the most favorite animal to work with. you see pretty sizable american crows around here. northern baltimore county, westminster you can kind of maybe see them. not often but most of the time you see them flying through. you can see them year-round in person maryland. they are a little smaller. the common raven is more aggressive doesn't agree with wa handling so much. we have the african raven conquering a little smaller. you can see them year-round in western maryland. >> you can see them at the zoo. >> especially this time of year because we are all ravens and everybody else is about the ravens. saturday, sunday and monday the kids are off on monday come out and visit us, please. you want to check the web site maryland to make sure we are open. there is inclement weather. we don't want you traveling if it's yucky
Jan 18, 2013 9:00am EST
energy. what to do find overall? guest: a lot of that area was included in the economic stimulus bill. it was a big grab bag, $787 billion of goodies that included many things for energy and the environment. i don't recall offhand the overall ratings for energy but i know a lot were included in the economic stimulus bill. host: is president obama making fewer promises that he was initially? guest: absolutely, the 2012 campaign was a campaign of attacks. when we look back at the moments of the campaign, as you look at the debates, what they were sitting on the campaign trail, what they were saying in commercials -- they spent some months of the time attacking each other and relatively little really laying out their agenda in any detail. particularly, mitt romney did not provide any details about his tax plan but even obama spent some much time attacking the romney that there were fewer promises made. there was less of an agenda. host: one last look at theobameter - he has made progress on 73% of his promises. thank you for being here this morning. coming up next is our regular america
Jan 22, 2013 6:00am EST
. health care, tech and energy. right. why health care? because the golden days are gone. health care is going to have a tougher road ahead. decent sector but merck's not trying 20 times earnings any time soon. technology, there's revolution under way right and i think as a result you can make a bet on apple, google, et cetera, but there are reasons why they trade where they trade and so the world of 20 times multiples for large cap tech stocks will challenge as well. and energy, oil is at 100 not 20. >> but another revolution in energy too, right? >> but it's a bit of -- there's a lot of volume. not much profit. the market ultimately you can see why some of the sectors that drag multiple down are where they are. doesn't make it bad. but does it make me think that multiples just bottomed out? not so sure about that. >> yeah, you wonder whether you see multiple expansion in either one of those last two. in health care it's hard to -- it's going to be continuous cost pressure and then energy we just saw, climate change is the biggest thing that he talked about yesterday. i mean i wonder
Jan 15, 2013 6:00am EST
decrease my sex drive... but when i started losing energy and became moody... that's when i had an honest conversation with my doctor. we discussed all the symptoms... then he gave me some blood tests. showed it was low t. that's it. it was a number -- not just me. [ male announcer ] today, men with low t have androgel 1.62% (testosterone gel). the #1 prescribed topical testosterone replacement therapy, increases testosterone when used daily. women and children should avoid contact with application sites. discontinue androgel and call your doctor if you see unexpected signs of early puberty in a child, or signs in a woman, which may include changes in body hair or a large increase in acne, possibly due to accidental exposure. men with breast cancer or who have or might have prostate cancer, and women who are or may become pregnant or are breastfeeding, should not use androgel. serious side effects include worsening of an enlarged prostate, possible increased risk of prostate cancer, lower sperm count, swelling of ankles, feet, or body, enlarged or painful breasts, problems breathing durin
Jan 21, 2013 11:00am EST
smiles, grins, lots of big energy among the folks who are here. some have come from all over the country and all over the world. we talked to people from as far away as poland here this morning. i can tell you capitalism is alive and well down here on the street. they are selling barack obama everything. we saw scarves, hats, buttons, pins. i will say some of the vendors told us because the crowds are smaller than they were four years ago, they said business is off a little bit from what they had expected because they sold so much merchandise four years ago. but they are very entrepreneurial here on the streets of washington, d.c., and they're moving a lot of goods today as well, tyler. >> all right. let's listen once again. thank you very much. as the brooklyn tabernacle choir concludes "the battle hymn of the republic." the musical selections will take a turn towards more popular performers in our next hour. kelly clarkson, who is known for her sort of anthemic songs and beyonce. >> before that we have james taylor. >> and james taylor "america the beautiful." >> someone i recognize, s
Jan 14, 2013 5:00pm PST
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Jan 15, 2013 9:00pm PST
. it will provide its own food and energy, produce its own tv and film content in its own studio. it will house a theme park and a residential community. and create a national learning center where people can send their kids to, in glenn's words be deprogrammed. i say bring it on, glenn! afterall man you've conquered radio, tv, internet. you have chased away more sponsors than lindsay lohan did at betty ford. america is ready for the glenn beck version of disneyland with rides like the glenn beck emotional roller coaster where kids can cry and scream and cry and scream until roger ailes fires them. image an chalkboard created community on the premise of ayn rand combined with a christer with shep that ignores his teachings. imagine having your kids deprogrammed by glenn beck. where all of that annoying education can be sucked out and your kids can be taught the things that really matter like how the deficit's been destroying the country since january 21, 2009. how zor owes is a hungarian term for class traitor and a man can still have a
Jan 17, 2013 9:00pm PST
all of my energy in my job. we all have needs emotional needs as well as physical needs that need an outlet and suppressing them is the problem. >> joy: that's not all. my panel will talk about lindsay lohan's alleged activity as a high-priced escort and if that's not enough, we take a look at kim kardashian's boobs on "say 59
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Jan 19, 2013 1:00pm PST
moved in on the armed al-qaeda linked militants holding the hostages at that energy facility in algeria. according to government officials just in the past couple of hours, they have explained that final assault on the militants today. they said that, in fact, there were dead on both sides, both on the militants and the hostages. and the latest provisional death toll for the entire four-day siege, 32 militants dead, as well as 23 hostages and that includes foreign hostages. as for the americans, state department, we were talking to them a short while ago, they are still not coming up with numbers, except for the acknowledgment of the one american who died of a heart attack during this siege. we have been reporting that we believe that five americans had escaped and were free. we also had been saying, however, that two americans were still being held by the militants. reuters news agency today saying that they felt that two americans were freed today. but we have not gotten that confirmed. here is a little bit more of what secretary of defense leon panetta had to say in london today. >>
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Jan 21, 2013 12:00pm PST
. it is interesting because he doesn't have a huge mandate but there is so much energy on the democratic side right now and high hopes for this term that the challenges are so steep for him in the reality of the political math and whether he has the votes to pass a far-researching agenda. >>shepard: whether he has mandate or the votes these were the promises he made, not so much on gun control, that wasn't part of the campaign at the time the polls were different. >> climate. we are just not going to see a carbon tax, it went down several years ago like a stone. many democrats lost in 2010 because of health square and stimulus and the cap and trade vote. we will not see banning of ammunitions or weaponry. we have hoped there is some kind of conscience us. >>shepard: you think no chance for large capacity magazines? >> the numbers do not exist on republican or democrat. >>shepard: closing the gun show loophole? >> the polls show a change in support. >>shepard: if we stuck with the polls we would have had slavery longer. it is not as if bold politicians do what should be done. >> we have representati
Jan 20, 2013 11:00pm PST
and the 49ers. >> watching on big screen tv's the place exploded with energy as the 49ers finished their final play. >> it is a similar scene and pandemonium for fans looking forward to seeing the 49ers in the super bowl for the first time in 18 years. >> the niners are starting a new regime. >> from sky 7hd you can see the fans taking to the streets. plenty of people in red gummed up traffic for an hour. people in their cars joined in on the celebration. fans joined a drum corp near the bart station. people celebrated with dancing and flags and just about everything except the kitchen sink. >> the niners baby! >> san francisco police made some preparations, but everything went smoothly. >> they set the tone we wanted people to celebrate and not get out of hand. we wanted people to celebrate on the sidewalks. it is not to light bonfires like the giants celebration. >> san francisco police did make a few arrests here in the mission district. mostly for minor charges like people who are drunk and disorderly in public. reporting live in san francisco, sergio quintana, abc7 news. >> t
Jan 21, 2013 9:00pm PST
super-cute kangaroos. barrow island has got rare kangaroos. ♪ chevron has been developing energy here for decades. we need to protect their environment. we have a strict quarantine system to protect the integrity of the environment. forty years on, it's still a class-a nature reserve. it's our job to look after them.'s my job to look after it. ♪ >> people boarding the freedom train in san jose today. special cal train to honor bianca. parents say it's a chance for younger generations to understand what dr. king was all about. >> martin luther king jr. did a lot for our people. very important for me to bring my grandchildren and my mom came from louisiana so this is very special for us to be here today. i wanted my grandkids to have opportunity to see what this is all about. what he did for our people. >>reporter: every year the train was sold out today. >> city of el cerrito held the 24th annual martin luther king jr. celebration. and legacy of dr. king message was bolstered by the inauguration of president obama. nick smith has that story. >> in el cerrito the parade
Jan 18, 2013 5:00pm PST
is excited and the energy is very electrifying. you can just feel it, so i love it. >> reporter: inauguration planners distributed 250,000 tickets and expect more than twice that to pack the national mall. >> we've been planning for many, many months to have a robust crowd management plan in place regardless of the crowd size. >> reporter: california congressman mike honda gave up about 200 tickets through a lottery and a writing contest. >> sharing with us some ideas how we can improve this country and the government. >> reporter: this group won tickets through senate majority leader harry reid's lottery. >> i was ecstatic. so i couldn't believe it. >> reporter: not only are people from all over the country in to witness history with the presidential inauguration, we talked to people who drove 10 hours from canada to the nation's capital. >> it's a huge honor for us. >> reporter: these two toronto police officers are here with a drill team from michigan to take part in the inauguration parade. >> this is a world event. so for us to be able to come here and be part of it an
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am EST
's a game changer. ♪ it means cleaner, cheaper american-made energy. but we've got to be careful how we get it. design the wells to be safe. thousands of jobs. use the most advanced technology to protect our water. billions in the economy. at chevron, if we can't do it right, we won't do it at all. we've got to think long term. we've got to think long term. ♪ >>> stand by. we're on. >> welcome back and good morning to you. we are live atop the beautiful canadian embassy. just the theme behind it almost like a movie set. beautiful. but this is also really beautiful according to president obama. this was nation enat the national building museum. the president said this is a quote that the bangs was the most significant event of the week ent. end quote. >> that's a big deal. >> yes. a private moment caught on camera for all of us to enjoy and share. love her bangs is what the president says. >> stay with us. much more coverage straight ahead. >> you're watching presidential coverage of the 57th presidential inauguration. >> in a little more t
Jan 22, 2013 1:00pm EST
of expectations, and it also said on the call that controversial $9 billion deal for the two energy companies sthash that it will not be put to a shareholder vote and they expect the deal to close in the second quarter. >>> sales of existing homes down in the recent month? what does that say about the health of the housing market now? diana is in washington, d.c. hi. >> tyler, the story is what you are not seeing on this street behind me, that's a for sale sign. home sales are falling because the number of homes for sale are falling. we're now at 1.82 million homes on the market, that's down 22% from a year ago. at the current sales pace, that's a 4.4 month supply. the lowest since may of 2005. in raw numbers we have not seen this few homes for sale in over a decade. 2.7 million borrowers are still underwater on their mortgages, investors have also eaten up most of the distressed properties. and builders, while they are ramping up, they are still at less than half the starts they were during the housing boom that low supply is pushing housing prices up higher than expected and faster than exp
Jan 19, 2013 11:00am PST
for the good that was done with the first attempt to build a green jobs and clean energy economy. there are 3.1 million green jobs in america right now. there's 70,000 people who are going to get up on tuesday morning, go to work in the wind energy industry. 70,000. only 80,000 coal miners. you've got real success there. he got a lot of heat on the solyndra scandal. >> he sure did. >> what people didn't look at though, that loan program was 95% successful. bain capital was only 0% successful. you actually do have work there to build on. i think there's an opportunity to move forward. i also think that because you have climate now, back on the agenda, the horrific outcome with hurricane sandy has put that back on the agenda. that's number three on his agenda behind i guess immigration and gun stuff. there is an opportunity i think to go back to the table to get business and labor and environmentalists together to figure out a way to put more people to work building clean energy in america, building wind turbines, putting up solar panels, going into biofuels. we can have more work, more jobs, m
Jan 18, 2013 6:00am PST
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Jan 16, 2013 1:40am PST
to home owners in need. providing free home rehabilitation, making homes safer and more energy efficient. go to rebuilding together dot org and share the feeling of home. ♪ >>> that's right, willis. well, now it is time for "the skinny." "american idol" is rolling out tonight. i'm a big fan. i think you are as well. nicki minaj is opening up about that feud with mariah carey. she was on "ellen" today. take a listen to what she had to say. >> i heard them saying mariah doesn't want you on the panel. i was like, i'm friends with mariah. i was arguing people down. don't believe everything you read. you're crazy. i went there and started feeling a little bit of the shade. i just kind of overcompensated by being crazier. i'm not a crazy psycho, you guys. i swear. i'm serious. >> see? that's the thing. we all saw sort of that tmz video where she was screaming at mariah. mariah told our very own barbara walters that she feared for her life and had to have extra security because nicki minaj threatened her. hopefully she isn't some crazy psycho and they get along at the end of the day on "ameri
Jan 22, 2013 3:00am PST
of raging fires and crippling drought and more powerful storms. the path towards sustainable energy sources will be long and sometimes difficult. but america cannot resist this transition. we must lead it! >> all right. so, for david maraniss, for some inside the echo chamber, there might have been some concern that there wasn't enough reaching out by the president to republicans on spending, on fiscal issues. but isn't this speech, the second inaugural, more to lay down markers for even generations to come, and then we have the state of the union, where perhaps he can address some of the short, and i mean, in the grand scheme of things, the short-term issues that our country faces. >> i think that's true. and i also think that this speech was ideological, but he's a pragmatic president. and so i think that not everything that he said in the speech -- you know, he said that it's going to be imperfect. the solutions will be imperfect. he's not going to try to please every constituency. if he just took climate change, for instance, and energy, i wouldn't doubt that he'll approve the keystone
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